Nothing warms you up better on cold winter evening than wine, friends and live music!

River Music Experience is hosting their 9th Annual Winter Wine Experience at 7 p.m. this Saturday Jan 20 at RME on the 2nd floor.

Whether you prefer white or red, there will be many delicious wines for tasting! Also available will be amazing d’oeuvres, a 50/50 raffle, silent auction and live music performed by Kellen Meyers Trio and more!

Tickets are $45 in advance and $55 at the door. For only $250 you can reserve a table for 4 (includes admission). Tickets can be purchased online at

Winter Wine is presented by Dimitri Wine & Spirits and is sponsored by Estes Construction. This wine tasting and fundraiser kicks off RME’s Annual Appeal, and helps fund all of the educational programming RME offers.

Make plans to stay warm this weekend at RME!

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